|AEM012 The Wailing Wall - The Wailing Wall|
Jesse Rifkin has spiritual concerns. As if you couldn’t tell from the name (The Wailing Wall, also known as the Western Wall, is the holy remnant of an ancient temple in Israel, long a place of pilgrimage and prayer for Jews and, according to some, the site of the gates of heaven), the music of The Wailing Wall trades in love and death, faith and its absence, transcendence and exile. Rifkin takes a position in a long line of smart, thoughtful troubadors with acoustic guitars and a penchant fo...
|The Wailing Wall - EP - The Wailing Wall|
1. Bread In Your Belly 2. Feudal Lords (Instrumental) 3. Vibrating Bones, My Working Blood 4. Oh My Lord 5. Sacred String 6. Feudal Lords/Gated Community Recorded and performed by Jesse Rifkin, Dec. 2004-Jan. 2006 in Annapolis, MD, Baltimore, MD, and Bronxville, NY All songs copyright 2005, Jesse Rifkin Recorded on a Boss BR-864 digital 8-track machine with a Sure SM-57 and a Behringer B-1 microphone and the following instruments: Fender acoustic guitar, Carmen accordion, egg shaker, Turkish han...
Keywords: wailing; wall; ep; wailingwall; jesserifkin; rifkin; folk; psychedelic; lo-fi
|Hospital Blossoms EP - The Wailing Wall - The Wailing Wall|
"Hospital Blossoms EP" 1. Vibrating Bones, My Working Blood #2 2. Hospital Blossom (demo) 3. The Words We Choose 4. Dear Mother (demo) All songs recorded and performed by Jesse Rifkin in Annapolis, MD, Bronxville, NY, and Brooklyn, NY. Vocal harmonies on track 1 by Jamie Cook. Saw on track 2 by Zach Mazzola. Recorded between February 2006 and May 2007.
Keywords: wailing; wall; hospital; blossoms; ep